Used as FTP software alternatives, web file management tools have always been sluggish and poor in capabilities. Nevertheless, using the File Manager included in the VistaPanel USA based data center in Chicago Control Panel, you won’t only have a blazingly fast, intuitive and time and effort saving file supervision software, but also an application that will make an external FTP program unneeded. Take a look at several of the capabilities that we have built into our File Manager.
Drag ’n’ drop file uploads
The most straightforward approach to publish files
Importing files with an FTP tool is an out–of–date and really unsafe way of shifting files from your PC to a web hosting server. This is why, we have integrated drag’n’drop file upload support in the File Manager. Just pull the data files that you need to publish from your computer into your browser and they will begin to upload in your website hosting account over a secure SSL connection.
There is no need to install any extra software, web browser extensions or web apps. The drag–and–drop capability operates equally well on Windows, Mac or Linux.
Right–click context menus
Control all files with just a click of the mouse
Most File Managers specify all the actions you can perform within a file or folder on the top of the web page. We feel the latter is not intuitive enough. With the File Manager, you can get all of the file managing choices at the time you right–click a file or folder. This approach is likewise applicable for numerous files/folders.
It is possible to rename, copy, move, download, edit, preview, archive, unarchive and delete any file or directory you choose with just a click of the mouse.
Manage huge files easily
Thanks to the internal archive/unarchive option, the File Manager allows you to handle substantial files and not have to use FTP. You are able to shrink a folder to a small size by clicking on the Compress button or gain access to the items in an archived directory using the Extract button. Whenever compressing a directory as well as a bunch of files, it is possible to decide on the archive extension (.ZIP, .RAR or .TAR.GZ) and the title of the archive file.
Online file editors
Modify files from your Control Panel
With the File Manager it’s possible to edit your files directly on the net employing any of the built–in software instruments. The text editor displays the files with a plain text file format, the code editor features syntax accentuating for your personal .PHP or .JS files, and the WYSIWYG editor really helps you to see all the modifications while they appear live. Also, all changes which you create and keep will be reflected straight away online, so that you can review them inside your Internet browser and get back to make further edits, if not satisfied.
You do not have to download your files, to modify them through your machine and then to re–upload them back in your hosting account. Each of the editors are available through the buttons near the top of the file table or through the right–click contextual menus.
A logical folder structure
All of your files structured with a simple way
The File Manager displays all files and directories in a clear to see alphabetical arrangement. Each of the files related to the different hosts are sorted within distinct directories which are named after their respective domain names, so that you can instantly recognize them. This is really useful when you are maintaining several sites concurrently. There’s no possibility to stray or to feel really confused amidst the multitude of data files and directories within your website hosting account.
To reach the files within a host, just choose it from the drop–down navigation near the top of the file table. As an alternative, it’s possible to double–click on its directory and you are without delay brought to a table listing its files only.
A user–friendly interface
A File Manager designed for real people
Managing your files is user–friendly and hassle–free with the VistaPanel USA based data center in Chicago Control Panel. You’ll have a file control setting that’s very close to your desktop machine’s file explorer. It is possible to drag and drop files and take care of all of them with a right click of the mouse. Thanks to the inbuilt review solution, you will see graphics just like they will show up on the web, and via the in–built file editors you can make adjusts to your files in real time.
If you would like guidance managing your files, you can easily refer to the big assortment of posts and how–to video lessons, which you could find with merely a mouse–click.
Work with multiple files
Change numerous files concurrently
It is easy to work with a multitude of files at the same time employing the multi–selection ability of the VistaPanel USA based data center in Chicago File Manager. Everything you need to do is simply press the Control key and click on the files or directories you want to select. Should you want to choose a collection of files/folders in a row at once, click the first file/folder, click the Shift key after which choose the final file or folder inside the collection.
For people with picked the required files/folders, you can drag them to a distinct spot, or apply different actions to them making use of right–click context menu as well as the buttons near the top of the file table.
Quick & simple password protection options
The ultimate way to guard your details
There is one popular way to shield a folder with a password – by generating an .htaccess file. If, however, you’re not technically competent sufficiently, you’ll have issues executing it all by yourself. To help with making things straightforward, we’ve designed an easy–to–work–with password protection interface to the File Manager obtainable inside the Control Panel.
To employ this option, just right–click on a directory and select Password Protection. Following that set the username as well as the password that you’d like to work with and then press the button. That’s it. Now the selected folder is undetectable by the standard users and will also be available just to previously approved account owners.